Beyond our traditional five senses of sight, hearing, touch, taste, and smell, some animals (like this loggerhead turtle) also have magnetoperception.

Newly hatched turtles have the ability to sense the earth’s magnetic field and project internal maps to navigate across vast expanses of the sea.

You can hear more about loggerhead turtles on this segment of NPR:
http://www.npr.org/2011/03/02/134175104/for-turtles-earths-magnetism-is-a-built-in-gps

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